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The House of the Seven Gables

The House of the Seven Gables

  

by Nathaniel Hawthorne

The House of the Seven Gables: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. The House of Seven Gables is about how what can mess you up? -> Family
2. Even if the Pyncheon family genes make you more likely to go bad, that doesn't mean you have to. This comment shows which theme? -> Fate and Free Will
3. Hawthorne criticizes the state institutions of Massachusetts. This statement comments on which theme? -> Justice and Judgment
4. Jaffrey Pyncheon's job suggests which theme will be present? -> Love
5. Hawthorne seems to associate strength with masculinity and weakness with femininity, showing which theme? -> Gender

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